Tuesday, August 09, 2022

USG Gypsum and Joint Treatments Featured

USG Gypsum & Joint Treatments


The first and only certified sag-resistant lightweight wallboard that is ICC certified for both walls and ceilings. Lightweight, quality wall and ceiling panels for interior applications:

The lightest 1/2" gypsum wallboard panel available today

Easier to carry and install

Clean score and snap

Parallel or perpendicular installation on ceilings with 24" OC frame spacing with water based texture and overlaid insulation

Weighing up to 10 pounds per 12' sheet less than competitive lightweight wallboard, SHEETROCK® Brand UltraLight Panels are the lightest 1/2" wallboard panels available. Additionally, the panels offer best in class sag resistance, and are the only lightweight 1/2" wallboard panels that are building code approved for ceiling installations. This means that only one type (excluding wet areas) of 1/2" panel is required for a typical project. SHEETROCK® Brand UltraLight Panels are manufactured to meet ASTM C1396 Specifications for 1/2" gypsum wallboard and 1/2" gypsum ceiling board, and comply with the requirements of the International Building Code and International Residential Code as both regular wallboard and ceiling board.